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family

Rain Boots

Rain boots tend to lose effectiveness above five inches. This was after one of our rare rainstorms during this drought, in Old Sacramento in front of the Pony Express monument. Afterward, Theo’s boots held about an inch of water and copious mud.

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family

Fashionable Young Man

Theo just got a haircut.

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animals science

Meerkat, Suricata suricatta

Los Angeles Zoo, Oakland Zoo, San Francisco Zoo Photo Gallery

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animals science

Black-necked Stilt, Himantopus mexicanus

Monterey Bay Aquarium, Consumnes River Preserve Photo Gallery

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animals science

Fly River Turtle AKA Pig-nosed Turtle, Carettochelys insculpta

Serpentarium-Lodi Photo Gallery Fast Facts  Captivity Fly River Turtles have become available as an exotic pet, sometimes actually being bred in captivity. They tend to grow quite large and have a high price tag. Adults in captivity can be aggressive toward each other. Breeding Females lay eggs on sandy river banks. Rather than hatching when […]